Visits and workshops

Inspirational visits to engage learners with our unique collections

Each year, the Learning Team welcomes over 35,000 students, teachers, young people, families and adult learners to the British Library. We provide a range of inspiring opportunities for learners to engage with our unique collections, from workshops, masterclasses and teacher training to family days, projects and private views.

Booking now! Maps and the 20th Century: Drawing the Line – workshops: Discover the profound influence of maps in the 20th century in this major exhibition. Explore the tumultuous history of the 20th century through maps, drawing on powerful, intriguing and surprising examples from the British Library’s world-class cartography collections and beyond. Free workshops available for primarysecondary and college groups, and ticketed teacher CPD events available to book.